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brasic shadow

 by wicci
 
brasic shadow
  • Currently 8.27318
8.3Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E8.3%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E10.0%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 2 votes
7 downloads7%20downloads72 comments2%20comments237 glyphs37%20glyphs37Clone of brasic. Brasic shadow designed for cutting into stone, wood, plastics etc. Easy to read stencil alphabetClone%20of%20brasic.%20Brasic%20shadow%20designed%20for%20cutting%20into%20stone%2C%20wood%2C%20plastics%20etc.%20Easy%20to%20read%20stencil%20alphabet

Archly Gothic

 by will.i.ૐ
This FontStruction was selected by FontStruct staff.This%20FontStruction%20was%20selected%20by%20FontStruct%20staff.  
Archly Gothic
  • Currently 8.60518
8.6Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E8.6%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E8.8%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 27 votes
158 downloads158%20downloads1589 comments9%20comments9152 glyphs152%20glyphs152A favorite of 40 usersA%20favorite%20of%2040%20users40When the new arc bricks were unleashed upon fontstructland, I attempted several different styles incorporating this new maximum curve. 

My first drafts revealed the direction I was heading. I wanted to create a flawless geometric, technical sans lowercase with a touch of calligraphic flair (there are some optical correction issues in the result, e.g. with the e). For the uppercase, I intended maximum style without sacrificing too much coherence – why lose any of the best bits?

Brush script, art deco, classic engraving, three genera of gothic (sans serif, blackletter, and ancient alphabet!), runic, hieroglyphic, and yet still some futuristic tendencies all informed me. But do they blend?

The handwritten quality of a broad-nibbed pen or skillfully wielded marker provides the binding agent. An emulsion of all these influences, it is at once all and none. Even the strict modularity begins to melt into the background. Yet so distinctly fontstruct...When%20the%20new%20arc%20bricks%20were%20unleashed%20upon%20fontstructland%2C%20I%20attempted%20several%20different%20styles%20incorporating%20this%20new%20maximum%20curve.%20%0D%0A%0D%0AMy%20first%20drafts%20revealed%20the%20direction%20I%20was%20heading.%20I%20wanted%20to%20create%20a%20flawless%20geometric%2C%20technical%20sans%20lowercase%20with%20a%20touch%20of%20calligraphic%20flair%20%28there%20are%20some%20optical%20correction%20issues%20in%20the%20result%2C%20e.g.%20with%20the%20e%29.%20For%20the%20uppercase%2C%20I%20intended%20maximum%20style%20without%20sacrificing%20too%20much%20coherence%20%E2%80%93%20why%20lose%20any%20of%20the%20best%20bits%3F%0D%0A%3Cp%3E%0D%0ABrush%20script%2C%20art%20deco%2C%20classic%20engraving%2C%20three%20genera%20of%20gothic%20%28sans%20serif%2C%20blackletter%2C%20and%20%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FGothic_alphabet%22%3Eancient%20alphabet%21%3C%2Fa%3E%29%2C%20runic%2C%20hieroglyphic%2C%20and%20yet%20still%20some%20futuristic%20tendencies%20all%20informed%20me.%20But%20do%20they%20blend%3F%0D%0A%3Cp%3E%0D%0AThe%20handwritten%20quality%20of%20a%20broad-nibbed%20pen%20or%20skillfully%20wielded%20marker%20provides%20the%20binding%20agent.%20An%20emulsion%20of%20all%20these%20influences%2C%20it%20is%20at%20once%20all%20and%20none.%20Even%20the%20strict%20modularity%20begins%20to%20melt%20into%20the%20background.%20Yet%20so%20distinctly%20fontstruct...

fs Etched [Bare]

 by thalamic
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fs Etched [Bare]
  • Currently 8.19156
8.2Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E8.2%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E8.3%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 20 votes
45 downloads45%20downloads4510 comments10%20comments1060 glyphs60%20glyphs60A favorite of 15 usersA%20favorite%20of%2015%20users15This one started out quite different; a simple three-line font. While making an alternate B, the curlicue was introduced. A clone and many hours later, Etched was born. Later added borders and decorations when the sample called for it.    Then cloned the clone and stripped it bare...because DJNippa was going to ask for it, wasn't he!. :-)-----Works best at 64pt. Set leading to between 48pt  and 56pt. No kerning required.Top borders: [ \ ]Bottom borders: { | }Top border decoration: ~Bottom border decoration: /Left border: (Right border: )Text decoration: _Text decoration end (ambidextrous): `This%20one%20started%20out%20quite%20different%3B%20a%20simple%20three-line%20font.%20While%20making%20an%20alternate%20B%2C%20the%20curlicue%20was%20introduced.%20A%20clone%20and%20many%20hours%20later%2C%20%3Ca%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Ffontstruct.fontshop.com%2Ffontstructions%2Fshow%2F216266%22%3EEtched%3C%2Fa%3E%20was%20born.%20Later%20added%20borders%20and%20decorations%20when%20the%20sample%20called%20for%20it.%3Cbr%3E%26nbsp%3B%26nbsp%3B%26nbsp%3B%26nbsp%3BThen%20cloned%20the%20clone%20and%20stripped%20it%20bare...because%20DJNippa%20was%20going%20to%20ask%20for%20it%2C%20wasn%27t%20he%21.%20%3A-%29%3Cbr%3E-----%3Cbr%3EWorks%20best%20at%2064pt.%20Set%20leading%20to%20between%2048pt%20%20and%2056pt.%20No%20kerning%20required.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3ETop%20borders%3A%20%5B%20%5C%20%5D%3Cbr%3EBottom%20borders%3A%20%7B%20%7C%20%7D%3Cbr%3ETop%20border%20decoration%3A%20~%3Cbr%3EBottom%20border%20decoration%3A%20%2F%3Cbr%3ELeft%20border%3A%20%28%3Cbr%3ERight%20border%3A%20%29%3Cbr%3EText%20decoration%3A%20_%3Cbr%3EText%20decoration%20end%20%28ambidextrous%29%3A%20%60

fs Etched

 by thalamic
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fs Etched
  • Currently 8.32084
8.3Balanced%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22weighted_value%22%3E8.3%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EAverage%20Rating%3A%20%3Cb%20class%3D%22rating_value%22%3E8.5%3C%2Fb%3E%3Cbr%2F%3EClick%20for%20more%20information%20about%20this%20rating. 23 votes
81 downloads81%20downloads8117 comments17%20comments1762 glyphs62%20glyphs62A favorite of 29 usersA%20favorite%20of%2029%20users29This one started out quite different; a simple three-line font. While making an alternate B, the curlicue was introduced. A clone and many hours later, Etched was born. Later added borders and decorations when the sample called for it.-----Works best at 64pt. Set leading to 48pt for a single dividing line in between, 52pt for a double dividing line, and 56pt for a clear break between lines. No kerning required.Start a new line with < and end it with >.Top borders: [ \ ]Bottom borders: { | }Top border decoration: ~Bottom border decoration: /Left border: (Right border: )Text decoration: _Text decoration end (ambidextrous): `This%20one%20started%20out%20quite%20different%3B%20a%20simple%20three-line%20font.%20While%20making%20an%20alternate%20B%2C%20the%20curlicue%20was%20introduced.%20A%20clone%20and%20many%20hours%20later%2C%20Etched%20was%20born.%20Later%20added%20borders%20and%20decorations%20when%20the%20sample%20called%20for%20it.%3Cbr%3E-----%3Cbr%3EWorks%20best%20at%2064pt.%20Set%20leading%20to%2048pt%20for%20a%20single%20dividing%20line%20in%20between%2C%2052pt%20for%20a%20double%20dividing%20line%2C%20and%2056pt%20for%20a%20clear%20break%20between%20lines.%20No%20kerning%20required.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3EStart%20a%20new%20line%20with%20%26lt%3B%20and%20end%20it%20with%20%26gt%3B.%3Cbr%3E%3Cbr%3ETop%20borders%3A%20%5B%20%5C%20%5D%3Cbr%3EBottom%20borders%3A%20%7B%20%7C%20%7D%3Cbr%3ETop%20border%20decoration%3A%20~%3Cbr%3EBottom%20border%20decoration%3A%20%2F%3Cbr%3ELeft%20border%3A%20%28%3Cbr%3ERight%20border%3A%20%29%3Cbr%3EText%20decoration%3A%20_%3Cbr%3EText%20decoration%20end%20%28ambidextrous%29%3A%20%60

Optima nova® Pro Demi

by LinotypeFontShop.com
Optima nova® Pro Demi
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